Displaying record 1 of 2
Print

Cenotaph

Record detail

Full Name
Lancelot Garrow Braik
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Lancelot Garrow
Surname
Braik
War
World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.
25096
Gender
Male
Place of Birth
Invercargill, New Zealand
First Known Rank
Sergeant
Occupation before Enlistment
Student
Next of Kin
Mrs B. Braik (mother), Hotel Braeburn, Wanganui, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Body on Embarkation
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit
5th Reinforcements to 3rd Battalion, Machine-Gun Section
Embarkation Date
26 June 1916
Place of Embarkation
Wellington, New Zealand
Transport
Vessel
Maunganui or Tahiti
Destination
Devonport, England
Nominal Roll Number
34
Page on Nominal Roll
36
Campaigns
Western Front
Last Unit Served
New Zealand Machine Gun Corps
Place of Death
Wanganui, Manawatu, New Zealand
Date of Death
18 November 1918
Age at Death
24
Year of Death
1918
Cause of Death
Influenza complications
Cemetery Name
Wanganui (old) Cemetery, Heads Road, Wanganui, New Zealand
Biographical Notes
Son of George D. and Belle Braik (nee Bond), of 16, Symonds St., Auckland.
Archives NZ source
Further References
Sources Used
http://www.aucklandmuseum.com | Auckland Museum